Jan De Nul signs 25 year concession agreement to dredge Guayaquil Port Access Channel

Jan De Nul signs 25 year concession agreement to dredge Guayaquil Port Access Channel

The Municipality of Guayaquil and Jan De Nul Group signed the concession agreement for the deepening and maintenance of the 95 kilometer long access channel to the port of Guayaquil. The contract was awarded on 5 …
Dec 6, 2018 /  Curious
Guayaquil Port dredging welcomed by ICTSI Ecuador unit

Guayaquil Port dredging welcomed by ICTSI Ecuador unit

Contecon Guayaquil SA (CGSA), the Ecuadorian subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), welcomes the recent decision by the Guayaquil government to dredge and maintain the channel leading to …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Vessels
Jan De Nul will dredge Access Channel to Guayaquil Port

Jan De Nul will dredge Access Channel to Guayaquil Port

Jan De Nul Group is awarded a new concession contract in South America: deepening and maintenance dredging of the 95-km access channel to the port of Guayaquil in Ecuador. These works will enable Guayaquil Port Terminals …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Curious
Corpetrolsa Group of Ecuador to take delivery of three Damen Stan Tugs

Corpetrolsa Group of Ecuador to take delivery of three Damen Stan Tugs

Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Corpetrolsa Group of Guayaquil, Ecuador, for the supply of three tugs; one Stan Tug 1205 and two Stan Tugs 1606. The tugs will be operated by Corpetrolsa subsidiary DLEN …
May 17, 2018 /  Vessels
Hapag-Lloyd holds naming ceremony for 10,500 TEU ship Guayaquil Express in Hamburg

Hapag-Lloyd holds naming ceremony for 10,500 TEU ship Guayaquil Express in Hamburg

Fourth of five newbuildings in the new vessel class / High reefer capacity for the Europe-South America trade / High environmental and efficiency standards / German flag / Patron is Christine Kühne Hapag-Lloyd will …
Jun 17, 2017 /  Vessels
DP World Wins Concession Agreement For Greenfield Port In Ecuador

DP World Wins Concession Agreement For Greenfield Port In Ecuador

Deep water facility to serve Guayaquil city and Ecuador hinterland $500 million for Phase 1 with over $1 billion for entire project DP World has won a 50 year concession for the development of a greenfield …
Jun 7, 2016 /  Curious
Photo report: Reefer Frio Confidanze on fire in Guayaquil, Ecuador

Photo report: Reefer Frio Confidanze on fire in Guayaquil, Ecuador

The 93 meter long, 2703 dwt reefer Frio Confidanze caught fire while berthed in a shipyard in the Guayas River at Guayaquil, Ecuador. The fire was started by a spark while crews were doing repair work. …
Dec 23, 2015 /  Accidents
CMA CGM launches new Med Gulf Ecuador service

CMA CGM launches new Med Gulf Ecuador service

CMA CGM, a leading worldwide shipping Group, has announced the launch of its new Med Gulf Ecuador service (MGE) offering a direct connection between the Mediterranean Sea, the Caribbean, the Gulf of Mexico, Colombia and …
Dec 15, 2015 /  Curious
Seaspan Reports Taking Delivery Of 8th 10,000 TEU SAVER Container Carrier

Seaspan Reports Taking Delivery Of 8th 10,000 TEU SAVER Container Carrier

Seaspan Corporation made an announcement that it has received the 10,000 TEU Maersk Guayaquil containership. The all new container carrier, which was built at Jiangsu Yangzi Xinfu Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., serves …
Sep 23, 2015 /  Vessels